Books tagged: 1956

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Animal Friends: Floating Orange Cubes
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
When Abby question’s her father Steve about his obsession with stockpiling fly spray, he sits her down and tells her the story that started it all. Steve then proceeds to tell Abby the completely true story of Patrick the Cicada, an insect living in 1956 who (with the help of plenty of other animal friends) stands up to the biggest bully in the backyard, a Parakeet named Leslie.
The 1956 Nebraska Cornhuskers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
In 1956 the University of Nebraska hired Pete Elliott to coach its football team. The new coach was a 29-year-old former All-American football player at the University of Michigan. He won 12 letters at UM. The Big 7 conference, of which NU was a member, was dominated by Bud Wilkinson's Oklahoma Sooners. Elliott coached backs at OU before coming to Nebraska. He brought with him the Split-T offense.
'56
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,850. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Historical » General
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'56 is a gripping tale of love and treachery amid revolution in Hungary. When Soviet tanks head to Budapest to put down the uprising, the dream of freedom is doomed. Can true love survive when defeat is inevitable? The events are illustrated with stills from newsreel footage shot on the streets of Budapest. Gabriella Horvath tells the story of her people with drama and humanity.